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I Chew My Drinking Straw

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    Chew Chew Chew - I always chew my straw, but then I regret it because it gets so bent out of shape.
    meghanmcgee meghanmcgee 18-21 Jul 12, 2008

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    YES I Do - Not only do I chew on my straw but I have a gap in my back teeth and I push the straw back and forth between it similar to flossing. I know it is gross and I only do it...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 14 Responses Jul 12, 2008

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    I Love to Chew On Any Plastic - i have been chewing on straws for over 25 years, since i was about 6..  but it hasn't stopped there. i chew on anything that is plastic.. and...
    cupcakequeen cupcakequeen 31-35 1 Response Jun 13, 2009

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    Quite Often - without even realizing it, i'll give up on actually drinking and submit to chewing my straw until the top of it is bent and ready to crack. i kinda like that feeling...
    runnagirrl runnagirrl 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 21, 2008

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    I Always.. - I always do this, i don't even realise until i look down and find i'm starting to suck up bits of plastic...ewwww I also tear my napkin to shreds when i'm in a...
    roc roc 26-30, F Nov 15, 2007

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    Oh I Try Not To, Believe Me... - Oh I try not to, believe me. I try and try and try not to. But it's a habit, an addiction. I must chew that straw! I do it sub-conciously...
    Irishchick Irishchick 16-18, F 1 Response Jul 13, 2008

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    I Like to Chew On It - and suck soda out of it at the same time. sometimes i think i got weaned off a bottle too soon.
    kittten kittten 46-50, F Jan 18, 2008

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    Sometimes.. - often, more like, i will end up chewing up up to the point whre the whole thing ends up in my mouth like gum...gum with hard edges. maybe i should keep a pack of gum...
    AngelaDark AngelaDark 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 1, 2007

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    Force Of Habit.... - I've only been chewing my straws since I was 11. I used it as a stress habit because I had started smoking and had to hide it from my parents. Chewing on...
    SkitzoSkittlez SkitzoSkittlez 16-17 Jan 12, 2012

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    LOL - I use mine as a dental pick, slyly when no ones looking! When I go to KFC I always end up with food in my teeth and it annoys me how places don't have dental picks for when...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2008

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    Square -  I like to chew the straw so it flattens, then chew the other way so that the straw turns into a square shape. I don't know why, but I do it all the time.
    Manders Manders 18-21, F May 10, 2008

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    yes, Its Been a Bad Habbit ... - yes, its been a bad habbit of mine since i was a toddler
    Nomad08 Nomad08 18-21 Aug 5, 2008

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    Force Of Habit.... - I've only been chewing my straws since I was 11. I used it as a stress habit because I had started smoking and had to hide it from my parents. Chewing on...
    SkitzoSkittlez SkitzoSkittlez 16-17 Jan 12, 2012

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    sometimes I Do. ... - sometimes i do. but not really anymore too much because it hurts my teeth and gives me a headache...
    thedreamisover thedreamisover 18-21, F Jul 12, 2008

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    I Chew Straws Obsessively - Ive chewed straws when I was little and about a year ago I picked it up again and it seems to be obsessive. Ill chew a straw till it turns into little...
    hypnotizeyes21 hypnotizeyes21 22-25 1 Response Dec 4, 2010

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    Yeah I Do - I chew my straw without even realizing it.  When my bf and I go to the movies together, we share a large cherry coke.  I have to consciously try not to chew...
    Valentine Valentine 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 14, 2007

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    Oops.. - I don't even realize it until the straw is totally flat and nothing gets through it anymore..
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 25, 2007

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    Once In a While - but I never mean to do it. I must be thinking hard when I do, though, but then I can't seem to stop...I don't particularly enjoy the activity, and...
    Maxine13 Maxine13 16-18, F Mar 7, 2009

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    Chew Chew Chew - I chew on my straw more so absentmindedly. I don't even notice it. Sometimes I'd take a straw from one of those juice boxes and start chewing. I just need it...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine 18-21, F Jul 13, 2008

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    Chewing Chewing All Day Long - So much, I actually have to get a new one because the one I've been chewing on is unsuckable now. I just enjoy chewing on them. I'll still be chewing...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Nov 15, 2007

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    Chew - I always chew on my straw every straw I get I chew and chew and chew and I need help. It annoys my friends bcause they don't except it
    Princesseli900 Princesseli900 16-17, F Jul 14, 2013

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    It irks me when people eat/chew with their mouth open and all you hear is the food slipping around inside someone's mouth while they're devouring the food. Have some common...
    Philli8807 Philli8807 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    Strawberries and whipped cream. Yum!!! Or strawberry shortcake. Now I want some. :(
    Philli8807 Philli8807 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    I chew on foam and eat soap. I need help stopping my blood work came back clean so I dont know what to do. I have to hide this from my wife.
    mikemx12 mikemx12 26-30, M Mar 20

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    I chew on foam and eat soap. I need help stopping my blood work came back clean so I dont know what to do. I have to hide this from my wife.
    mikemx12 mikemx12 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    ok... I quit. I decided, I quit drinking. This year has begun in such a bad way. Maybe is the reason because I'm drinking that much, but the problem is that I don't know. I don't...
    CrookedMat CrookedMat 26-30, M 3 Responses Mar 28

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    Well, he didn't chew that hard; after all, he was just playing. And it was on the wrist, not where the sun never shines! :P
    baseCharlie baseCharlie 18-21, M Apr 8

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    Have you ever chosen to eat a strawberry at 2:29 am? Making a choice alone on the hard wood floor. Guiding fingers to pluck a fleshy juice filled victim. How do you decide your...
    faintking faintking 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 23

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    mmmm chocolate covered strawberries is seriously a taste of heaven. just that good.
    lexik123 lexik123 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I feel sick. I've been drinking these last 2 days, with friends. 2 years ago I had a problem with alcohol and EP helped me to reset myself. I'm good to get back on the right road...
    CrookedMat CrookedMat 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    today is one of those days... I've been drinking all day yesterday, party, friends, girls... but today.. oh my God I feel like ****. I left my car near my house because I was too...
    CrookedMat CrookedMat 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 23

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    My fight against drinking is going fine, I've been in 5 bars during the week-end without drinking a drop of beer. I know I will taste it again, because I am not addicted to it, and...
    CrookedMat CrookedMat 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    I vomited at a party from drinking. Then I went to my truck brushed my teeth and went back to drinking while my friends were chanting "party legend!" Then I vomited again shortly...
    FullofFood FullofFood 16-17, M Mar 23

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    This time I exceeded the limits. Not about crazy or bad stuff or too much alcohol but few boozes in few weeks.. it's time to stop. During these bad times I realize I don't do...
    CrookedMat CrookedMat 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 29

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    i drANK once from drinking beer,not my idea,my brother and his friends got me lit up,playing coin toss,of coarse i missed all the shots,im a girl,so i had to drink alllllll of them...
    debra15 debra15 22-25, F Apr 2

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    As from today I am giving up cigarettes and alcohol. Others can do as they please but not in my flat. I will continue to eat and drink other liquids. I'm 47 and it sounds like a...
    shy51ne shy51ne 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    Whenever I drink I just have such a fun time. Lately I've been drinking more one because it's just a great time with great people and two because it makes all my anxiety symptoms...
    DeliriousAquarius DeliriousAquarius 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    My head hurts. I'm gonna stop drinking from tomorrow. Lol.
    Vigilant6007 Vigilant6007 26-30, M Mar 28

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    Seems strange to want to quit something I'm so good at.... But I'm back into the drinking, more than I should be. I own a small business and have a stressful life.... Beer is not...
    Crosby43 Crosby43 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    Day three on my "Break". I don't know if anyone really reads this, but putting it in print helps me stick to the plan. No more drinking... Not for a long while.
    Crosby43 Crosby43 41-45, M 7 Responses Apr 3

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    I want to live my life just like this week-end: free. Free from my mind, away from the bar, far away from that world that tells me that I have to meet girls in a bar drinking...
    CrookedMat CrookedMat 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    Youre not worth it. I deserve honesty too.
    xSCARx xSCARx 26-30, F Mar 18

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    Copenhagen natural or copenhagen southern blend
    stephen29464 stephen29464 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    My favorite of allllll fruits. My second favorite is pineapple!!! 😝
    Flowerangel9 Flowerangel9 16-17, F Mar 21

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    The best thing ever :D There so yummy and beu
    Sammy425 Sammy425 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I like them a lot but I have to watch what I eat or I will be fat
    bendovergirl88 bendovergirl88 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    And when I woke up a man way having sex with me. My younger sister in the next room heard it all. All her friends think I'm nasty now. I think I was assaulted. I'm so confused.
    scakay scakay 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    Who I used to be was an idiot. DWI at 20 and my first minor consumption a few months after. Quite a few stories about running from the police too. ;) I would go back and do it all...
    Luckylotus013 Luckylotus013 26-30, F Mar 19

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    It was my first time yesterday. It was so crazy and bad.. and know what's worse? It's our graduation the next day which is today. Good thing I still manage to control myself.. I...
    SesshomaruDemonLord SesshomaruDemonLord 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    At the Alter at my bros wedding, grown up a bit since then
    Freddie61 Freddie61 51-55, M 3 Responses Mar 23

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    Drank too much durring a funeral and ended up unconscious. Came too 9 hours later in A&E.
    KOPITECANARY KOPITECANARY 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 26